Manuscript fragment, 1843, n.d.

Creator:
Female Relief Society of Nauvoo
Physical Description:
1 leaf ; 24 cm.
Notes:
The Female Relief Society of Nauvoo was organized in March, 1842 by Joseph Smith. The society was abolished by Brigham Young in 1844.
Abstract:
Manuscript fragment, containing a statement by Susan Cuthbertson requesting membership in the "friendly famel [sic] society in Navoo [sic]." The names Rebaca Reed and Judy[?] Reed appear beneath the statement. The remaining space on both sides of the sheet of paper has been filled with writing in various inks and pencil, some of it religious in nature. The jottings include a list of women's names, presumably members of the Female Relief Society, including Louisa Beman, Eliza R. Snow, Emily Partridge,and Elizabeth Partridge.
Topics:
Mormon women
Mormons--Illinois--Nauvoo
Mormons--Illinois--Nauvoo--Societies, etc
Topics:
Nauvoo (Ill.)
Topics:
Female Relief Society of Nauvoo
Genre:
Manuscripts
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
WA MSS S-1644 F349
Orbis Record:
3770083
Orbis Barcode:
39002098472666
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
Yale Collection of Western Americana
oid pointer:
10589887
Citation:
Female Relief Society of Nauvoo, Manuscript Fragment. Western Americana Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
Extent of digitization:
Complete work digitized.
OID:
10589828
PID:
digcoll:3796851

Number of Pages: 2
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